Seniors Annie Green (Alpharetta, Ga.) and Grace Robinette (Chattanooga, Tenn.) played their final regular season home match today. They paired at No. 3 doubles, but could not get any Senior Day karma going as they lost 8-5. UTC was swept in doubles play to fall behind 1-0.
Sophomore Jenna Nurik (Roswell, Ga.) grabbed UTC's only point on the afternoon. She won her third straight match (6-4, 6-4) over Taylor Morgan at No. 1. Nurik improved to 17-13 overall and 12-8 in spring action.
The Lady Mocs wrap up the 2011 regular season schedule with a trip to Appalachian State on Saturday, April 16. Chattanooga returns home to host the SoCon Tournament next week at the Champions Club. Action runs from April 20-23 and be sure to check back to GoMocs.com for pairings and match times.
Samford 6, Chattanooga 1
Apr 13, 2011 at Chattanooga, Tenn. (UTC Tennis Courts)
1. Taylor Morgan/Lindsey Mallory (SAM) def. Jenna Nurik/Shaina Singh (UTC) - 8-2
2. Andrie Meiring/Rebecca Kirven (SAM) def. Alexa Flynn/Emily Hangstefer (UTC) - 8-4
3. Madelie Van Rensburg/Jessica Diamond (SAM) def. Grace Robinette/Annie Green (UTC) - 8-5
1. Jenna Nurik (UTC) def. Taylor Morgan (SAM) - 6-4, 6-4
2. Andrie Meiring (SAM) def. Alexa Flynn (UTC) - 6-4, 6-4
3. Madelie Van Rensburg (SAM) def. Emily Hangstefer (UTC) - 7-6, 6-0
4. Kristin Lewis (SAM) def. Shaina Singh (UTC) - 6-2, 6-2
5. Rebecca Kirven (SAM) def. Charlotte Bossy (UTC) - 2-6, 6-2, 6-2
6. Lindsey Mallory (SAM) def. Diana Zora (UTC) - 6-0, 6-1